Bedtime Story Suggestions

April 22, 2017

It's time for bed. But first, our little turtle needs to say goodnight to his animal friends. We follow him on a short adventure as he says goodnight, one-by-one, to his friend the sheep, bird, frog, dog, rabbit and lion. He brushes his teeth, gets a bedtime story of his own and drifts off to sleep. more >

April 21, 2017

Why not throw an ice cream wrapper on the ground or a soda can on the beach? One young lad finds out that there is a new plan in play – keeping our earth and environment clean. His mother uses a trip to the market, and a bathtub full of bubbles to explain the importance of caring for our earth and ourselves. She reveals another little secret, but you’ll have to read the book to find out what that is. more >

April 20, 2017

Mia is a small girl with a big imagination. She has a science fair coming up and simply can’t decide what project to do. Should she make a rainbow, a wacky gadget, a volcano or the universe? Children will love seeing Mia’s imagination run wild in the amazing world of science. In this world, a girl can do any fantastical thing she can think of. more >

April 19, 2017

No outlaw could draw as fast as Lightning Larry. But what really terrified those bad men was that peculiar gun of his. It didn't shoot bullets. It shot light. And Larry always aimed for the heart. Can Larry save the town of Brimstone from Evil-Eye McNeevil's outlaw gang? more >

April 18, 2017

Every Mom is the most amazing person for her children - she’s their heroine. In this touching bedtime story, a little girl describes why her Mom is awesome. We see her going through her day, carrying the warmest feeling about her mother. more >

April 17, 2017

On a quiet moonlit beach, a baby green sea turtle stirs from a dream of home. Slowly, slowly with a tap, crick, crack, the baby turtle embarks upon a mysterious nighttime journey. more >

April 16, 2017

Nola was the last American Northern White Rhino, one of three--now left on the planet. Poaching has destroyed Nola's species due to the fallacy that rhino horns are thought to possess magical medicinal powers. Extinction is an ugly word. What to do? Listen to Nola, herself: more >

April 15, 2017

When an odd duck, which looks very much like a bunny, pops out of a shell in Mother Duck’s nest, she is astonished but not put off. “Not to worry,” says Mother Duck. “He’ll grown into a fine feathered duck when he grows up!” more >

April 14, 2017

Help Zoe & Alex as they journey through magical hidden lands with invisible creatures to find the disappearing river! more >

April 13, 2017

Mason was messy. He was very messy! He didn’t like to clean anything, especially his own room. His mom tried all possible way to convince him to clean his room, But Messy didn't want to. Until one day, something unexpected happened that motivated Mason to do it by himself. more >

April 12, 2017

Good fortune runs amuck as Rabbit watches his crop of lettuce grow and grow and GROW! What will he do with all this leafy goodness? more >

April 11, 2017

When two children ask their mother how much she loves them. “With all my hearts,” she answers. They are astonished. “Hearts? How many hearts do you have?” Then their mother begins to list the many ways she loves them... more >

April 10, 2017

A little panda Lun-Lun traveled all the way from China to his new Zoo. There he will meet new animal he has never seen before. He will have to overcome his fear to make new friends! more >

April 9, 2017

Selena is the littlest fairy. Tired of always being last among the fairies, she leaves Amdyth Forest in search of a new home. She travels through many enchanted lands, encountering fantastical creatures along the way. more >

April 8, 2017

Fairies, music, and dust! Oh my! Aggie is a little Dust Fairy with a big problem. She wants to join the fairy band, but they do not approve of her offbeat style. Aggie is determined to impress them, but that turns out to be harder than she imagined. Just when she thinks she will never find a way to fit in, Aggie discovers it might be more fun to stand out. Lively, rhyming stanzas and vibrant illustrations come together in this magical tale. It is sure to delight boys and girls alike while imparting a positive message about embracing one's individuality. more >

April 6, 2017

A mischievous little fairy is responsible for your missing socks, mismatched socks and the occasional hole in the toe. Rhyming text and colorful watercolor illustrations make this a perfect book for beginning readers. And, who better to blame it on than a fairy? more >

April 5, 2017

This humorous twist on a classic children's story takes kids through the process of building a computer. Of course, none of the little red hen's friends are willing to help. Some friends! more >

April 4, 2017

Easter comes but once a year. But this year the Easter Bunny was not participating, not taking charge, not helping out. The other animals had their duties and were working well. Not the Easter Bunny! Why? His excuse was that no one ever thanks him for all the work he does to create a special day for kids all over the world. So, he cancelled Easter. Oh my, oh my. more >

April 3, 2017

Theo feels he doesn't belong. He is a white squirrel, but all of his friends are gray. So when his older brother comes up with a daring plan to pilfer some gourmet nuts, Theo jumps at the chance to be the hero. Things don’t go as planned, however, and Theo finds himself trapped in a van, miles away from his family. How will he ever get home? more >

April 2, 2017

Meet Amy, an almost 6 year old kindergartner who is gifted and talented but also has autism. more >

April 1, 2017

A crazy Scribble and a cautious Dot can make adventures, words, and plots. Dot is afraid to meet new people and make friends, but Scribble is there to help. Children can follow these two characters through a sweet poem of friendship that introduces simple literary devices like plot, punctuation, and character development. more >

March 31, 2017

Laura Sue wanted to be a princess with all her heart. However, she was not from a royal family; she was from an ordinary family, which included an ordinary brother. more >

March 30, 2017

Zoe Zebra has lost her Z! Without it she’s just an Ebra! Come along with Zoe on a rhyming journey from A to Z, as your child meets a range of silly animals, from a smart kangaroo wearing blue to a herd of llamas in bright orange pajamas. more >

March 29, 2017

When a little owl has difficulty flying, he needs an extra boost of confidence to try again. It takes the loving care of a little girl to help him overcome his awkwardness and take to the skies. A sweet and funny story for bedtime or anytime. more >

March 28, 2017

Gloria is an entrepreneur in every way. She has figured out that people who live near the Everglades like to eat gator eggs. So, she has created a very fine gator egg business with her groom Gary and their workers Garth, Garrett, Gabby, Gus, and Gavin. But, she has also found that not all gator eggs are turned into scrambled eggs; some hatch. And that's the catch, but not for Gloria. more >

March 27, 2017

Little Bear Dover and his friend, Joey the Bear, have an exciting camping adventure with Dover’s Dad – until they hear a loud noise. Will Dover and Joey be brave and find what’s making the noise? more >

March 26, 2017

Shipwrecked on earth and desperate to make money, an alien family decides to make a living by opening Aliens, Inc., an intergalactic event-planning business master-minded by 9-year old alien boy, Kell Smith. more >

March 25, 2017

June Peters, You Will Change the World One Day aims to encourage young children by teaching them the value of giving back to others. Through this book, children will learn that at any age they can make a difference in the world around them. June, is a natural-born giver always putting the needs of others before her own. This book is thought-provoking and exciting, parents and children will both enjoy reading it. more >

March 24, 2017

T-Rex is ashamed of his terrible temper and when he sees a peaceful herd of long neck dinosaurs, he decides he needs to be a long neck too. Struggling on this quest, he discovers that keeping his temper requires changes on the inside, not the outside. more >

March 23, 2017

Poor Bella – everything seems to be going wrong for her today. Or does it? With a change of perspective, Bella comes to realize that every cloud has a silver lining...and maybe today is a wonderful day after all! more >

March 22, 2017

At once whimsical, incisive, and laugh-out-loud funny, these poems are sure to spark the imagination of the child in all of us! more >

March 21, 2017

A touching story of love and belonging. more >

March 20, 2017

Gatsby Cat wants to swim. Duffy Duck wants to run. But Gatsby is no good at swimming. And Duffy’s feet are too big to run. Together they learn that their differences are what make them special, and to be happy with who they are. more >

March 19, 2017

“My name’s Heavy Black. I’m here to flatten the road,” boomed the new arrival. “By the way, I’m the strongest truck in Builders Town.” But Strong Green doesn’t agree. Isn't she the strongest truck in Builders Town?! more >

March 18, 2017

What is Story Keeping? Jumping in and out of stories to save happy endings? Just another night for superhero, "story keeping" siblings Riles, Sissie, and Finn. more >

March 17, 2017

In this delightful illustrated book written in rhyme, the children gaze at a face-shaped cloud, and Aiden asks if it is real. To answer, our favorite feathered-dinosaur, the Skeptisaurus, guides the children to use their critical thinking skills when determining myth from fact. more >

March 15, 2017

Children love books, almost as much as they love camping! “Goodnight, Campsite,” is the perfect place for young readers to start a great outdoor adventure and discover camping options along the way – options from tents to various recreational vehicles (RVs). more >

March 14, 2017

This book, designed for young children, is the first in the Baby's First Field Guide series. It captures the imagination with bright, colorful pictures and provides your budding ornithologists with basic facts, helping them feel closer to the birds they see in their yard. more >

March 13, 2017

Chomper is a very hungry Nuggie. He'll do almost anything for a treat or a bite to eat. See what happens when he's left home all alone with an empty bowl! more >

March 12, 2017

Nina, Ivy and Oswald know a huge secret. There is a hidden room in the Lost Bookshop and the books inside are magic, transporting the children to untold adventure. more >